By Salvador Malo Like the period in my life when I stopped reading expiration dates, my first experience with improv comedy left a sour taste in my mouth. Who could blame me? I thought improv comedy would always range between college aged numbskulls playing mad libs on stage, or jabbing quick (but rarely funny) pokes
You might assume that I hate anything involving Twilight. In this regard, you would be wrong. Specifically, about the word hate. For example, I hate it when the Colts lose the Super Bowl. I hate it when the news covers Lindsey Lohan failing a drug test instead of a genocide going on in the Sudan.
For those of you who grew up in the nineties, like myself, you probably remember a cartoon called Dragonball Z. I don’t know about you, but coming home from school each day to watch Goku and the gang beat up the bad guys was a huge part of my childhood, and the childhoods of millions of
Now, upon looking at my picture I am sure that you have no doubt that I am a huge nerd. Looking good, news guy Nick, looking good. This being understood, it is not a shocking statement, probably, that I am a huge Weird Al fan. I like his sense of pop culture, satire, and his
I have had a very odd day today, I will not get terribly into it because I took a web safety course and I learned that pedophiles want to know about how I blacked out at the doctor’s office, but I digress. I will post a full review of Mike Birbiglia’s book Sleepwalk with me
The Most Boring Day In History Was April 11, 1954 In a century where we have combed over every bit of data and a decade where we cataloged it and put it online we discovered something shocking! On April 11, 1954 nothing happened. No one famous was born or died. No treaty was agreed on.
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Thanks to the magic of the random article generator on wikipedia, I have discovered a classic poem from what is considered the greatest female poet of the welsh language. The poet is Gwerful Mechain and the poem is Cywydd y Cedor written in the 1480s, first in Welsh, then English. gan Gwerful Mechain Pob rhyw
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In college football, your mascot is key. You want a strong symbol to represent your school, like a bruin (a ferocious, yet lovable giant brown bear). Who wants to rally under a banana slug (sorry UC Santa Cruz) or a condom (not so sorry USC)? The poor students at the University of Mississippi, better known